H.E. Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, Cabinet Member and Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence opens Najah Abu Dhabi with H.E. Dr. Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, the Minister of Education in the UAE, and ambassadors and senior representatives of participating countries.
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 17th October 2022: After a resounding success on its first day, Najah Abu Dhabi, the UAE’s leading higher education fair supported by the Ministry of Education, was graced by H.E. Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, Cabinet Member and Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence as well as H.E. Dr. Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, the Minister of Education in the UAE, and ambassadors and senior representatives of participating countries. Taking place in Halls 7 and 8 at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) until 18th October with another leg from 23rd to 25th October in Hall 4 at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), Najah has been dedicated to providing students and parents with the most important tools and knowledge they need when curating their higher education journey. The free-to-attend event is still open for registration via www.najahexpo.com.
“With immense pride, we welcome our students and parents to Najah Abu Dhabi, a fair that has grown year on year supporting them in shaping the path towards their higher education. Guiding our youth today for us means opening doors of opportunities for them to find their passion and providing them with options of the best universities that can unlock their greatest potential. We wish them all the best in this process, and we look forward to working side by side with them one day as they become the future leaders, innovators, visionaries, movers, and shakers that will propel our country’s growth,” says H.E. Dr. Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi.
For the last 15 years, Najah has developed its reputation as the definitive destination for equipping visitors with information on admissions, counselling, scholarship opportunities, study abroad options, alumni experiences and more. “At Informa, we believe that Najah Abu Dhabi and Najah Dubai are a great tool to support students in building their roadmap to a successful future. This is in line with fulfilling the Ministry of Education’s National Strategy for Higher Education 2030 that seeks to provide future generations with the
necessary technical and practical skills to drive the economy in both public and private sectors,” says Dima Al Sadi, Najah’s Event Manager.
This 2022, Najah's exhibitor line-up includes universities from the UK, Canada, USA, Germany, Spain, France, Hungary, Cyprus, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia and more. Participating international universities include King's College London, Western University, University of Waterloo, McMaster University, Virginia Tech, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, and University of Debrecen just to name a few. All the leading universities from the UAE are also showcasing their offerings at the fair. Among them are Zayed University, UAE University, Higher Colleges of Technology, Sorbonne University of Abu Dhabi, University of Sharjah and Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences.
A packed itinerary of talks designed to feed curious minds has been lined up at the Success Hub in each of Najah Abu Dhabi and Najah Dubai. Expect presentations on studying and living in the UK, Canada, Germany, Spain and Hungary as well as topics such as The Future of Work and Education, Digital Transformation: Expectations versus Reality, Alternative Careers: Computer Games, Hacking and AI, Career Opportunities in the US after Graduation, Portfolio Tips for Applying to Art School, and more.
For high school or postgraduate students looking to venture into academic research, Najah has partnered with Emirates Scholar, a platform where like-minded users with similar interests in data, experiments, theories and journals can connect and have the opportunity to get their work published or even funded.
Registration to attend Najah is free. To register, learn more and stay updated, visit www.najahexpo.com.